The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Cardiff region that had SQL Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SQL Developer
South Wales / Cardiff
Rank 36 47 25
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -22
Contract jobs requiring a SQL Developer 3 12 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.91% 2.82% 5.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.96% 2.88% 5.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 7 12
Median daily rate £325 £350 £311
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +12.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £209 £262 £226
10% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £465 £348
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £55.81 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-28.32% +71.71%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Cardiff region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Cardiff
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
313 417 278
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 94.85% 98.12% 97.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 244 314 218
Median daily rate £350 £338 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% -3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £200 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 21 12
Median hourly rate £11.17 £13.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.07% -18.75%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.46%

SQL Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Cardiff region that featured SQL Developer in the job title.

SQL Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

SQL Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SQL Developer across the Cardiff region.

SQL Developer Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

SQL Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Developer across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017.

SQL Developer Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

SQL Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SQL Developer across the Cardiff region.

SQL Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

SQL Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, SQL Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Cardiff region featuring SQL Developer in the job title.

1 7 (87.50%) SQL
2 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
3 3 (37.50%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (37.50%) ETL
3 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (37.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (25.00%) .NET Framework
4 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (25.00%) .NET
4 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET
4 2 (25.00%) XML
4 2 (25.00%) T-SQL
4 2 (25.00%) C#
4 2 (25.00%) MVC
4 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (12.50%) Data Flow Diagram
5 1 (12.50%) Performance Optimisation
5 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (12.50%) RDBMS
5 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (12.50%) Informatica
5 1 (12.50%) Advertising
5 1 (12.50%) Migration
5 1 (12.50%) CMS
5 1 (12.50%) Scrum
5 1 (12.50%) HTML
5 1 (12.50%) JavaScript

SQL Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (12.50%) CMS
1 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
1 1 (12.50%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
2 3 (37.50%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (37.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (12.50%) RDBMS
3 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (12.50%) MSBuild
2 1 (12.50%) MSTest
2 1 (12.50%) NUnit
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 1 (12.50%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) .NET
1 2 (25.00%) .NET Framework
1 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 2 (25.00%) XML
2 1 (12.50%) Entity Framework
2 1 (12.50%) HTML
2 1 (12.50%) jQuery
2 1 (12.50%) Unity DI Container
2 1 (12.50%) XML Schema
2 1 (12.50%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (37.50%) ETL
2 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (25.00%) MVC
3 1 (12.50%) Asset Management
3 1 (12.50%) Business Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) Coaching
3 1 (12.50%) Data Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) Data Flow Diagram
3 1 (12.50%) Data Migration
3 1 (12.50%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
3 1 (12.50%) Migration
3 1 (12.50%) OOP
3 1 (12.50%) Performance Optimisation
3 1 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (12.50%) Scrum
3 1 (12.50%) Unit Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Use Case
3 1 (12.50%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) SQL
2 2 (25.00%) C#
2 2 (25.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
3 1 (12.50%) PL/SQL
3 1 (12.50%) VB
3 1 (12.50%) VBA
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) Informatica
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle
2 1 (12.50%) RedGate
2 1 (12.50%) Sitecore